Freedomnomics

Why the Free Market Works and Other Half-baked Theories Don't
Product Number: EB00648274
Released: Mar 11, 2016
Business Term: 1 Year
ISBN: #9781596981331
Publisher: Regnery Publishing
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Description

Are free market economies really based on fleecing the consumer? Is the U.S. economy truly just a giant free-for-all that encourages duplicity in our everyday transactions? Is everyone from corporate CEOs to your local car salesman really looking to make a buck at your expense? In Freedomnomics: Why the Free Market Works and Other Half-Baked Theories Don't, economist and bestselling author John R. Lott, Jr., answers these and other common economic questions, bravely confronting the profound distrust of the market that the bestselling book Freakonomics has helped to popularize. Using clear and hard-hitting examples, Lott shows how free markets liberate the best, most creative, and most generous aspects of our society - while efforts to constrain economic liberty, no matter how well-intentioned, invariably lead to increased poverty and injustice.

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Author(s): John R. Lott
Original Publish Date: Jun 04, 2007

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